The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) wants landowners to know the 2022 Soils Planner is now available.
USDA’s Soil and Plant Science Division notes it is a highly educational, calendar-style planner and is provided free to the public while supplies last.
Individual copies can be ordered from the NRCS Distribution Center website at nrcspad.sc.egov.usda.gov. Enter the keyword “planner” and click “Search.”
The theme for the 2022 planner is non-agricultural uses of soils. The topics are forensics, archaeology, bioremediation, flood control, pollinator habitat, wetlands, structural support, consumer products, subaqueous soils, recreation, construction materials, and wildlife habitat.
The planner includes descriptions and photographs that tell the story of the many uses of soil science. The pages provide space for notes and list scheduled meeting dates that have been confirmed for 2022.
NRCS provides a variety of agency forms and free publications about conserving our natural resources. To learn more click here, then to browse the list of available items, enter the title, a keyword (such as “water” or “soil”), or the publication/form number in the search box.